Friday Stream of Consciousness – 125

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Here’s what’s on my mind this Friday morning: Well, in a real shocker, the government is trying to get a spending bill passed to prevent a shutdown. Question: If the government doesn’t operate by its budget and is going to run another trillion-dollar deficit…what difference does it make? You’d think by the rancor present in […]

Friday Stream of Consciousness – 124

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Here’s what’s on my mind this Friday morning: Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars’ new song, Uptown Funk is a jam. Best line… “smoother than a fresh jar of Skippy.” Now that’s smooth. I’ve chosen not to comment on Ferguson. I still won’t. I thought Ben Watson’s comments were fantastic. I’ll leave it at that. Eric […]

A Step-by-Step Church Staff Review Guide

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Staff reviews are thought by some to be intrinsically miserable and somewhat useless. They really don’t have to be. They can actually be a time staff looks forward to. I was reviewed for nearly fifteen years in a way similar to what I describe below by elders or supervisors at the churches I served. I never received a poor […]